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New Leader at the helm of Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando

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The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando (HCCMO) announced Mr. Frank Lopez as the Chamber's new President in a letter sent to its members and Trustees.

The HCCMO conducted a local and national search to find an ideal candidate for the President position. To that end, the HCCMO Executive Board assembled a panel of key business leaders and influencers to carry out the screening and interview process of regional and national candidates.

Most recently, Mr. Frank Lopez led the ALPFA Foundation as the Senior Vice President, Strategic Partnerships & Chief Philanthropy Officer. He also has a record of successfully leading the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation as President and CEO. Mr. Lopez extensive career, which includes a wealth of experience in corporate diversity & inclusion, fundraising, and business development will serve well in his new role. Some of his career accolades include:

  • Member of the U.S. Hispanic Council on Federal Employment
  • Founding Member of the National Hispanic Outreach Advisory Council
  • Board Member of Source America, an organization created by Congress that manages over $2.5 billion in Federal employment contracts

"Mr. Lopez's career truly demonstrates a passion for working with mission driven organizations. The board of directors, the staff, and I are excited to work with such a skilled individual with a proven track record of success in developing, cultivating, and building mission driven relationships and initiatives," expressed Lourdes Mola, Chair of the Board of Directors.

Lopez will relocate from Washington D.C. to the City Beautiful and will begin his new journey at the Chamber on Monday, January 23. He will address the community at the Chamber's Installation Luncheon on February 17th at the Rosen Shingle Creek. For more information visit www.hccmo.org.

About the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando

The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metro Orlando (HCCMO) is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to provide leadership and support the economic development of the Hispanic business community of Metro Orlando. Since 1993, HCCMO has strengthened the Central Florida Business Community by providing quality programs through networking, business development, business exposure and recognition. The HCCMO has been recognized as Chamber of the Year on a state and national level, most recently in 2016. For more information please visit www.hccmo.org or call 407-428-5870.